Petworth House celebrates a bygone Christmas that reignites the old traditions of the Georgian era with selected rooms of the House and servants' Quarters dressed for an opulent occasion and a 'below stairs' Christmas scene.
It's 1947 and Winston is away in Marrakech on a painting holiday, leaving Clemmie home with daughter Mary and son-in-law Christopher for Christmas. Experience a unique festive display as we take you through their story around the ground floor of the house at Chartwell this December.
Take a step back in time to find our Servants Quarters and Dining Room beautifully decorated for Christmas. Meet the characters from the Twelve Days of Christmas and discover stunning costumes made of paper by Delicarta.
Experience the glamour of a high society 1930s soirée at Polesden Lacey. Music of the era accompanies your journey through the house culminating in a visit to see Mrs Greville's fabulous 18ft sparkling Christmas tree.
Step back in time and experience a traditional Georgian Christmas at Quebec House this festive season. Open weekends in December, 1pm-4pm, the house is full of traditional holly and ivy and special Georgian treats.
Discover Christmas in the different periods of Basildon Park's history, from a stripped back World War Two room and tree, through the lavish Victorian tradition, and right back to the Georgian decadence of the Sykes family.